Winter Solstice Sky Observatory- 19

Description:

Researcher Vitalii Shermet will share his enthusiasm for astronomy and some amazing sky views  during winter solstice week. Join Vitalii for close up observations of the winter sky while you celebrate the changing season at beautiful South Cape Beach State Park. We'll attempt to pinpoint the exact moment when the sun sets, sinking into the ocean over Vineyard Sound. Check the weather. Cloudy, overcast skies, rain or snow cancels. Dress warmly for the outdoors and meet at Mashpee town beach parking lot at South Cape Beach. Bring binoculars and a watch synchronized with UTC if you have them. Some binoculars will be available. Program offered December 18, 19 and 20 at dusk if sky is clear. Contact 508-457-0495 ext.125 for more information. This event is free and open to all ages.

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